Emmanuel Episcopal Church (Powhatan, Virginia)

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Emmanuel Episcopal Church
Emmanuel Powhatan 2.jpg
Emmanuel Church, September 2012
Emmanuel Episcopal Church (Powhatan, Virginia) is located in Virginia
Emmanuel Episcopal Church (Powhatan, Virginia)
Emmanuel Episcopal Church (Powhatan, Virginia) is located in the US
Emmanuel Episcopal Church (Powhatan, Virginia)
Location Emmanuel Church Rd. S of US 60, Powhatan, Virginia
Coordinates 37°33′36″N 77°57′17″W / 37.56000°N 77.95472°W / 37.56000; -77.95472Coordinates: 37°33′36″N 77°57′17″W / 37.56000°N 77.95472°W / 37.56000; -77.95472
Area 2 acres (0.81 ha)
Architect Davis, Alexander Jackson; Cooke, Gen. Philip St. George
Architectural style Gothic Revival, Vernacular Gothic Revival
NRHP reference # 90001924[1]
VLR # 072-0013
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 27, 1990
Designated VLR December 12, 1989[2]

Emmanuel Episcopal Church is a historic Episcopal church located at Powhatan, Powhatan County, Virginia. It was built between 1842 and 1850, and is a one-story, vernacular Gothic Revival brick church building painted white. It features a stepped gable parapet, a half-octagonal apse which served as a vestry, and four tall window bays interspaced with slim buttresses.[3]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Jane Covington (September 1989). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Emmanuel Episcopal Church" (PDF). Virginia Department of Historic Resources.  and Accompanying photo